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Celebrity Suicide Sparks Conversation About Depression

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WESTCHESTER, NY -- The death by suicide this week of Robin Williams, an actor who had spoken publicly about his battles with drugs, alcohol and depression, has sparked a national conversation about ways to get help for others with similar problems.

Bats Are Back: If A Bat Is In Your Home, Catch And Keep It For Testing!

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BatphotoWESTCHESTER, NY -- Bats are back, making their way into Westchester homes this month, and the Westchester County Health Department wants residents to know what to do if these unwelcome visitors drop in.

New Rochelle School District Fined, Issued Violations Following New York State Investigation into Asbestos Exposure Incident at Davis School, Contractor Cited for Forged License

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New York State Department of Labor, Division of Safety and Health, Asbestos Control Bureau has assessed a $6,500 fine against the City School District of New Rochelle and issued a notice of violation against the District and two District employees for handling asbestos without a license following an investigation at the George M. Davis Jr. in New Rochelle, NY.

07/26 Free Rabies Clinic Saturday, July 26 In Cortlandt Manor 1:00 PM

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WESTCHESTER, NY -- Free rabies vaccinations will be available by appointment for dogs and cats owned by Westchester County residents on Saturday, July 26, 2014, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.at the Cortlandt Animal Hospital, 1 Dogwood Road, Cortlandt Manor. For appointments, call the animal hospital at 914 737-3608. The clinic is sponsored by the Westchester County Health Department.

El Departamento De Salud Del Condado De Westchester Ofrece Vacunas Antes De Regresar A La Escuela

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WESTCHESTER, NY -- El verano es la mejor época para que los padres, sin sentirse presionados, se preparen para el próximo año escolar de sus hijos.

Westchester County Health Department Offers Back To School Shots

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WESTCHESTER, NY -- Summer is a great time for parents to prepare for their children’s next school year without feeling pressured. Westchester County Health Commissioner Sherlita Amler, MD, would like parents to place immunizations at the top of their summer to-do lists, along with summer reading lists and back-to-school shopping.

WCA Extends a Warm Welcome to Montefiore Medical Center

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WCA Montefiore1HARRISON, NY -- At a reception last night, the Westchester County Association honored Montefiore Medical Center for their commitment to revitalizing healthcare in Westchester County.

First Executive Director of Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital Appointed

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Montefiore today announced the appointment of Anthony Alfano as vice president and executive director of Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital. Montefiore recently opened Montefiore New Rochelle and Montefiore Mount Vernon along with Schaffer Extended Care Center at the former Sound Shore Health System facilities.